Explore your back yard, a local park or other outdoor environment. Tell your nature story by drawing, painting, photographing, or through poetry. Enter the art contest by uploading your artwork to be displayed in our Nature Quest exhibition and possibly win a cash prize!
Check out our NEW Nature Quest Instagram page where you can upload your very own original artwork and have the chance to be featured! Make sure that you upload an image of your artwork with a clean background and tag @naturequestpgc and use these hashtags #naturequestpgc #naturequestcontest #naturequestcontest2020 to get your artwork recognized!
If you wish to enter the Nature Quest Art Contest, click the submission button below! (Posting on Instagram is NOT a submission)
Contest launches May 1, 2020.
Open to youth ages 18 & under.
Contest ends on November 1, 2020.
All artwork will be featured in an art exhibition virtually from December 1, 2020, to March 1, 2021.
The Department of Parks and Recreation’s contest in Prince George’s County will recognize winners in three categories: elementary school, middle school, and high school. Prizes in each group are $200 for 1st place winners, $100 for 2nd place winners, and $50 for 3rd place winners. Poetry will be recognized in a separate category with cash prizes of $200 for 1st place, $100 for 2nd place, and $50 for 3rd place. All prizes may not be awarded.